Our Case Studies
CRICO's case studies educate you on what can go wrong in clinical settings and how you can prevent similar issues.
Test Result Snafu Delays Cervical Cancer Diagnosis
A patient never received her abnormal test results or her associated need for follow up, leading to a delayed cervical cancer diagnosis.
MPL Defense Verdict Bolstered by Appropriate Consent Process
Discussion with the patient about risks, benefits, and alternatives of a procedure helped in defense of a known surgical complication.
Multiple Amputations Follow Prolonged ED Stay
A 34-year-old male suffered complications of untreated pyelonephritis, including sepsis and multiple amputations, after spending 17 hours in the Emergency Department (ED).
Defense Verdict After Patient Challenged Surgical Outcome
A 42-year-old female dissatisfied with post-surgical outcomes for chronic pelvic pain sued her gynecologist.